Dec 212010
 

Source: The Real News Video: NAFTA + U.S. Farm Subsidies Devastates Mexican Agriculture More at The Real News Now joining us to talk about the role of American agribusiness in the Mexican economy is Timothy Wise. He’s director of the research and policy program at the Global Development and Environment Institute at Tufts University. Thanks […]

Dec 212010
 

Video: Laguna Negra Por Michael Watts Laguna Negra es una película que revela los valores básicos de una comunidad campesina de Huancabamba (Perú), y de como esta sociedad ha sido amenazada por la minería de alta escala y el resultado demoledor de imponer un modelo intensivo de negocio de desarrollo en una sociedad basada en […]

Dec 212010
 

Video: La Laguna Negra By Michael Watts Laguna Negra is a film that explores the core values of a subsistence farming community in Huancabamba (Peru), the way the fabric of this society has been threatened by large scale mining and the destructive outcome of imposing a capital intensive model of development on a society based […]

Nov 212010
 

Video: Para que Germine la Vida Un vídeo de la campaña Semillas de Identidad sobre las semillas criollas, los transgénicos, los agrocombustibles y la agroecología. La campaña Semillas de Identidad es una inciativa de organizaciones indígenas, campesinas y afrodescendientes, ONGs y redes ambientalistas y de desarrollo de Colombia y América Latina. Desarrolla acciones para la […]

Nov 022010
 

Source: OneWorld South Asia By Ananya Mukherjee-Reed Part I of this article took us to a journey through Kerala where women are engaged to ensure food security though their group Kudumbashree. The concluding part throws light on its organisational structure , the systematic linkages it has established with administrative surroundings and how it has empowered […]

Nov 022010
 

Fuente: Survival Videos: Los Pistoleros y Hay que ser valiente  Los guaraníes brasileños sufren en manos de violentos terratenientes Para los guaraníes, la tierra es el origen de toda vida. Pero las violentas invasiones de terratenientes ganaderos han destruido su territorio y prácticamente toda su tierra les ha sido robada.

Oct 262010
 

Article by Ananya Mukherjee-Reed Source: OneWorld South Asia Kerala, hailed as God’s own country, attributes its high development indices to the local women. Through their group, Kudumbashree, these women are not only rejuvenating the local agrarian economy but are also changing the way women are perceived. Ananya Mukherjee-Reed explores the myriad achievements of Kudumbashree as […]

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